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arsvitaest:

Charles Baudelaire, Les fleurs du mal, Paris: Michel Lévy frères, 1868–69;painted cuir-ciselé panel inset on upper cover based on frontispiece by Félicien Rops for Les épaves.

arsvitaest:

Charles Baudelaire, Les fleurs du mal, Paris: Michel Lévy frères, 186869;
painted cuir-ciselé panel inset on upper cover based on frontispiece by Félicien
Rops for Les épaves.

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thomasbolt:

Raymond Queneau, early exercises in style

thomasbolt:

Raymond Queneau, early exercises in style

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adelphe:

Katherine Mansfield wearing an Arabian shawl, Rottingdean, Sussex, England, 1910. Photograph taken by Ida Baker.

adelphe:

Katherine Mansfield wearing an Arabian shawl, Rottingdean, Sussex, England, 1910. Photograph taken by Ida Baker.

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awesomepeoplereading:

A high school aged Toni Morrison reads over a classmate’s shoulder.

awesomepeoplereading:

A high school aged Toni Morrison reads over a classmate’s shoulder.

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wnyc:

Classic first lines of literature in emoji. Well played, Slate. 
—Sean, sideshow

wnyc:

Classic first lines of literature in emoji. Well played, Slate

—Sean, sideshow


hellodmitri:

Gilles Peress, Donna Tartt, New York City, 1993.

hellodmitri:

Gilles Peress, Donna Tartt, New York City, 1993.

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books0977:

Peacock Feathers. Temple Bailey. Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Co. 1924. First edition. Original dust jacket by Coles Phillips.
Romance novel about a poor man in love with a rich society girl. Basis for the 1925 black and white film starring Jacqueline Logan and Cullen Landis. 


This outfit. Tweed forever.

books0977:

Peacock Feathers. Temple Bailey. Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Co. 1924. First edition. Original dust jacket by Coles Phillips.

Romance novel about a poor man in love with a rich society girl. Basis for the 1925 black and white film starring Jacqueline Logan and Cullen Landis. 

This outfit. Tweed forever.

(via lostsplendor)

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